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of the screen, and a share the results. superstar sandy left much of the garden state devastated, but it is really boosting the popularity of new jersey governor, chris christie. even democrats seem to love this guy. just the last month to liberal voters slowing in his favor by 50 points. and even 69 percent of republicans approve of his praise the president obama following the storm. courtesy rank among most popular governors in the country? that list based of the most recent polls. number five, delaware's jack marco, the rising democratic star, also the national governors' association chairman. more than two-thirds of the state seemed to like him. jerry herbert despite the republicans' acceptance of obamacare. he still enjoys a 71 percent approval rating. the most popular democratic governor, new york andrew cuomo. hot scoring high marks among voters for his handling of superstore sandy. set to ask the federal government for $42 million to help this state which will no doubt make his poll numbers tired. wyoming man need. not only does he have a high approval rating. a third of
-- following his hands on response to hurricane sandy. before the storm, 56% of registered voters in the garden state approved of the job he was doing after sandy, they were surveyed again giving the governor -- >> look at these numbers. >> 77%. >> willie, you're a new jersey guy. new jersey native. i'm sure you can't remember a governor having a 77% approval rating, a republican governor in a blue state having a 77%. 67% of democrats in new jersey give chris christie a positive rating. i just -- he's defying gravity politically. it's remarkable. >> by historical new jersey standards in these polls, that 56% number was outrageous to begin with. a republican governor in the state of new jersey gets 52%. yes, it's the storm, but it's also what we saw on the show, i think it was two weeks ago, him and randy weingarten sitting down. there are people who don't like his style, don't like the way he does things, but they recognize he's working with the other side, a thing we don't see much in washington to get things done for the people. yes, it's the storm, but also the body of what he's done -- >> m
campaign. he says there is more than a year's work to do in the aftermath of superstorm sandy and the people of new jersey need to know he's committed to sticking with it. 95% of new jersey voters think that christie did either an excellent or good job responding to the storm and get this, his approval rating is now at 72% that is the highest ever recorded for a new jersey governor. so far no one has come forward to challenge kristie for the governor ship, but the democratic most often mentioned to fill that spot is new york mayor corey booker. he said his plans are on hold for the moment in the aftermath of hurricane sandy. >> according to politico, he said we work to shore up medicaid and social security but now is not the time to throw those into the fiscal cliff negotiation. mitt said he is not going to accept things like privatizing medicare. we're back after the break. ♪ the future of one great nation. but only barely, because the sun was like, way in my grill. george mcclellan, the general, hands me his pair of foster grant sunglasses, and i could see! my wife, mary
the federal government for $42 billion for recovery and rebuilding saying hurricane sandy was worse than katrina in some ways. the governor said while more people were killed by katrina, sandy had a bigger economic impact because of the dense population of the new york city area. cuomo has invited house speaker john boehner to come to new york to tour the damage. >>> a peanut processing plant linked to salmonella won't we open today as planned. the fda stopped operations at sunland incorporated after 41 people in 20 states were sickened by tainted peanut butter. yesterday, the fda suspended sunland's registration preventing the company from producing or distributing any food. >>> was the death of former palestinian leader yasser arafat murder? was he poisoned? he died suddenly of a stroke, supposedly, in 2004, but a swiss lab said this summer that it found traces of a radioactive substance on his clothing. >>> the u.s. soldier accused of giving state secrets to wikileaks will speak for the first time since his arrest in 2010. bradley manning will testify today at a pre-trial hearing. he
to friday. derosa family from brooklyn said, they came in all victims from hurricane sandy, came in for walmart items from eureka vacuum cleaners for $36, and computers to remace tvs, -- replace tvs, all items were out of stock within an hour, no rain check. neil: what about on-line? >> that is what they did, stores and shopping malls and shopping centers sales were down. because people were using mobil apps to payless per purchase product, but. record purchases on-line, and those on-line sales will continue to surge because, mr. and mrs. derosa and shoppers we talked to. from california to connecticut say, you know, we're striking the big box stores like walmart, that do not have -- >> a lot on-line. >> a lot on-line. >> but they are ago. neil: a sale is a sale is a sale. >> the sales are going to get better, for people about what that did not come in this weekend. neil: what about fears that white house is -- >> who? neil: pipe down. that fear of fiscal cliff will keep the joes and joannes from spending. >> i think this is other part, i think they had enough with the white hous
in dealing with the disaster in new jersey as a result of hurricane sandy. but you don't hear it now and the interesting thing is i didn't hear anyone of prominence quoted by name in criticizing christie that way. plenty of people including jindal, happy to criticize mitt romney by name. >> well, sure, after the election and remember when bobby jindal criticized mitt romney, it was after mitt romney had said something like really, really dumb. also, the other thing about chris christie and particularly jindal in that statement he put out today about christie, these are now two governors who have had to deal with natural disasters. not only because they're republicans, governors, but they're also two men who have had to deal with mother nature wreaking havoc on their populations. so jindal looks at christie as sort of a kindred spirit. >> he was attacking romney for what he got caught saying. but let's listen to jindal talking about this whole issue of should chris christie be blamed for being helpful in some way to president obama's re-election. >> i've got in interest in looking at
, simon, i think right now things are changing and we remain to see the effects of sandy on the data. >> let me return to this subject of why the consumer remains so strong. do you think the average american is aware of what the fiscal cliff is when you look at the numbers that watch television news or read newspapers and the degree to which they may not have spoken about that subject during the election campaign and most people thought by taxing rich we would solve problems we have in america and people have no idea that general low income americans have no idea i would suggest that the fiscal cliff is on its way. no wonder they are out there spending money. no wonder. >> i wouldn't make a distinction between what low income americans or high income americans know less than anyone around the scale. on the other hand, simon, it may be that people think they'll solve this problem and it's not going to affect them given the pledge by the president not to allow the tax increases and spending cuts to hit people $250,000 and below. that's a distinct possibility. i would also point out, si
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